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Some Good Graphics

The good folks at Masters in Environmental Science have collated some very good infographics on climate change that are worth your seeing.  Here is one on the “carbon footprint” that shows how different countries are performing both on a gross output basis and per capita.  (All credit here to Miller-McCune, the excellent media outlet, and Stanford Kay Studios.)  It reminds me of another terrific graphic information resource from the Financial Times on carbon emissions past and projected.

I like this multimedia presentation too, from a Basque information service.  We were in Basque Country this summer on vacation.  Beautiful place with wonderful people.  Who knew that they did such great graphics on climate change?

 

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Bill Hewitt
Bill Hewitt

Bill Hewitt has been an environmental activist and professional for nearly 25 years. He was deeply involved in the battle to curtail acid rain, and was also a Sierra Club leader in New York City. He spent 11 years in public affairs for the NY State Department of Environmental Conservation, and worked on environmental issues for two NYC mayoral campaigns and a presidential campaign. He is a writer and editor and is the principal of Hewitt Communications. He has an M.S. in international affairs, has taught political science at Pace University, and has graduate and continuing education classes on climate change, sustainability, and energy and the environment at The Center for Global Affairs at NYU. His book, "A Newer World - Politics, Money, Technology, and What’s Really Being Done to Solve the Climate Crisis," will be out from the University Press of New England in December.



Areas of Focus:
the policy, politics, science and economics of environmental protection, sustainability, energy and climate change

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